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Let Them Eat Cake!

Tomorrow July 21, 2016 is the opening day of the Brick Barn!  Yay! To celebrate the beginning of what we hope will be years of amazing creative experiences with a community of Lego enthusiasts, we will be offering FREE slices of Lego Minifigure Cakes to all visitors of the Brick Barn all week while each day’s…
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July 20, 2016 0

Building the Brick Barn

Literally hundreds of hours have been poured into the construction of the Brick Barn.  From conception to design (including a 3D pop up paper model) and from framing to finishing many individuals helped assemble the building.  And no the plans were not purchased from Lego. We wish to thank and show our appreciation for the…
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July 20, 2016 0

Where to Begin?

If you have 300,000 pieces of Lego sorted carefully across 100 – 20L and 400 – 2L plastic bins and one massive tub containing well over 30,000 pieces, where do you go about displaying and sharing such a collection with the public? Do you rent a store space? Do you find a vacant warehouse? Do…
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July 17, 2016 2

Fulfilling A Dream

I received my very first Lego set, 6061, way back in 1984 as a gift from my parents.  Like many parents, they found it at a garage sale and thought maybe I might be interested in a building toy.  As it turned out, the answer was most definitely YES.  The eighties proceeded along and I…
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